General George Washington Postcard
Emanuel Leutze Artist
George Washington Crossing the Delaware
This modern reproduction postcard describes the historic moment when General George Washington led the American revolutionary troops across the Delaware River in order to surprise the English and Hessian troops in the Battle of Trenton the day after Christmas in 1776.( Metropolitan Museum)
The original artwork was created by artist American Emmanuel Leutze (1816 - 1868) in 1851 and is titled George Washington Crossing the Delaware.
The original painting is more than 12 feet high and 21 feet long!
Postcard Condition: Mint
Postcard Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2001
Postcard Size: 4 1/4 by 6 inches (10.75 x 15.25 cm).